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Oral history interview with Zdena Volfová

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.439.7 | RG Number: RG-50.675.0007

Zdena Volfová, born in 1924 in Brno in Czechoslovakia, describes moving to Trest in 1930; the prewar Jewish community of Trest; her training and work as a hairdresser in Jihlava; the treatment of the Jewish community under German occupation; her Jewish clients; the deportation of the local Jewish community; townspeople who collaborated with German soldiers; her deportation to Germany to work in 1943; executions of Czech civilians in 1945 by German soldiers, aided by local collaborators; and the execution of local collaborators after the war.

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Zdena Volfová
Adam Hradilek
interview:  2012 July 09
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2020-05-04 15:49:25
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